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ZIP Code 46501

Primary City:Argos, IN (View All Cities)
County: Marshall County
Timezone: America/Indiana/Indianapolis (2:41am)
Area code: 574 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.2, -86.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 46501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 46501. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 46501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 46501, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Argos, IN

Stats and Demographics for the 46501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 46501 is located in north Indiana and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 46501 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 46501 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,856
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,541
Median Home Value $97,600
Land Area 70.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,398
Median Household Income $47,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male153156164121941301191321221381311201119857402815
Female165156135127114116140123109139135116908361553231
Total318312299248208246259255231277266236201181118956046

Gender

 Male 1,929 50%
 Female 1,927 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,698 95.9%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.4%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 81 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 53 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner321322032282211639131
Renter348451572925125
Total6621625428525018810336

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 854 61%
 Single Guardian 212 15%
 Singles 272 19%
 Singles With Roommate 60 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 885 63%
 Households with Kids 513 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2437303127312837332836363133143324331719
Female3936332824323333342629262232323217311516
Total6373635951636170675465625365466541643235

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 46501 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 46501 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 46501 real estate data, the median home value of $97,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 46501 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 46501 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 46501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,856 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 788 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 313 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 297 19%
 Households Vacant 143 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 24 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 4%
 1 Bedroom 61 20%
 2 Bedroom 52 17%
 3+ Bedroom 183 60%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $47,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 46501 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 46501 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,218 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 816 29%
 No Earnings 826 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,218 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 816 29%
 No Earnings 826 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,544 88.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 8 0.5%
 Motorcycle 11 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 107 6.1%
 Worked at Home 77 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 183 16%
 High School Graduate 818 74%
 Associate's degree 46 4%
 Bachelor's degree 32 3%
 Master's degree 33 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 784 77.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 147 14.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 46501

ZIP Code 46501 is in the Argos Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 46501.

Argos Community Elementary
600 Yearick Ave
Argos, IN 46501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Argos Community School District
Argos Comm Jr-Sr High School
500 Yearick Ave
Argos, IN 46501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Argos Community School District

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